Colossians 2:8 References
8 aSee to it that no one takes you captive through bphilosophy and empty deception, according to the tradition of men, according to the celementary principles of the world, rather than according to Christ.
b Ephesians 5:6, Colossians 2:23, 1 Timothy 6:20
6 aLet no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things bthe wrath of God comes upon cthe sons of disobedience.
23 These are matters which have, to be sure, the appearance of wisdom in aself-made religion and self-abasement and bsevere treatment of the body, but are of no value against cfleshly indulgence.